Public Administration: Understanding Management, Politics, and Law in the Public Sector / Edition 6

Public Administration: Understanding Management, Politics, and Law in the Public Sector / Edition 6

by David H. Rosenbloom, Robert S. Kravchuk, Robert S. Kravchuk, Deborah D. Rosenbloom
     
 

Public Administration: Understanding Management, Politics, and Law in the Public Sector ground students in the fundamentals of public administration while embracing its complexities through multiple sets of values that affect administration management of the American state. See more details below

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Public Administration: Understanding Management, Politics, and Law in the Public Sector ground students in the fundamentals of public administration while embracing its complexities through multiple sets of values that affect administration management of the American state.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072867954
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
04/16/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
3 Months

Table of Contents

Pt. I Introduction: Definitions, Concepts, and Setting 1

Ch. 1 The Practice and Discipline of Public Administration: Competing Concerns 2

Ch. 2 The American Administrative State: Development and Political Environment 43

Ch. 3 Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations: The Structure of the American Administrative State 94

Pt. II Core Functions 137

Ch. 4 Organization: Structure and Process 138

Ch. 5 Public Personnel Administration and Collective Bargaining 198

Ch. 6 Budgeting and the Public Finances 253

Ch. 7 Decision Making 307

Pt. III The Convergence of Management, Politics, and Law in the Public Sector 343

Ch. 8 Policy Analysis and Implementation Evaluation 344

Ch. 9 Regulatory Administration: An Illustration of Management, Politics, and Law in the Public Sector 383

Pt. IV Public Administration and the Public 427

Ch. 10 Public Administration and the Public 428

Ch. 11 Public Administration and Democratic Constitutionalism 466

Ch. 12 Accountability and Ethics 507

Ch. 13 The Future 539

Glossary 551

Credits 557

Index 559

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